Stanford headlines for the week of October 15, 2008

University spent $2.1 billion locally in 2006, study shows

Solutions and predictions offered at forum on economic crisis

Stanford researchers launch Short Attention Span Science Theater website

Roundtable asks: What does it take to be a leader?

Community mourns deaths of three students in highway accident

Stanford-affiliated 2008 Olympic athletes get a warm reception

Senate to convene Thursday for first 2008-09 meeting

W.E. Moerner wins chemical physics prize

Effort under way to make computing on campus 'green'

Remembering the fallen

Upcoming Aurora Forums set for Oct. 16 and Oct. 23

Free online engineering courses prove a big hit

Tiny microscope captures images of brain activity in moving mice

Doctor needed by many in epic run across Sahara

Scientists pinpoint key proteins in blood stem cell replication

Art and eye disease show to open at Lane Library

Community health forum features prison doctor

Faculty senate to meet at 5:15 this evening

When looking at stem cells, sea squirt is no slug

Worm's nervous system shown to alert its immune system

5 Questions: Alan Greene on cold medicines for kids

Vantage Point: A prize tarnished

Medical center people

Czech out the moves: Vintage dance in a vintage city

Honors & Awards


Report of the President to the Board of Trustees

Cardinal Chronicle

Lively Arts presents spiritually inspired Songs of Ascension

Annual film festival to feature documentaries from 41 nations; most screenings on campus

Nobel Laureates, National Medalists, MacArthur 'geniuses' to discuss work